Welcome to Next Generation Rockstars!

The Next Generation Rockstars™ Podcast (formerly known as Millennial Rockstars) centers around the idea of attracting, retaining and engaging the next generation of talent rockstars (both millennials and Gen Z). Conversations with rockstar guests on the realities of recruiting and retaining rockstar talent.

15: Developing Millennials through Empowerment

By Amanda Hammett | October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
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As an expert on millennials and the next generation of workers, I am often asked how do you motivate millennials? Many times, the answer is far easier than you think. Millennials are attracted to companies and leaders who value mentorship and empowerment. Share the LOVE and TWEET about this episode. Don’t miss an episode. Subscribe to […]

14: Millennial Friendly Workplace Culture

By Amanda Hammett | September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Building a millennial friendly workplace is many times the goal, but rarely done well. Building that kind of environment along with a leadership structure that encourages and empowers millennials to grow is even more difficult. Today Illinois rockstars with Nia Tate’s and Katie Rose Postelle. Share the LOVE and TWEET about this episode. Don’t miss […]

13: Building Loyalty Among Millennial Employees

By Amanda Hammett | September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
Featuring Eric Welken on Millennial Rockstar

Loyalty in the workforce today is almost unheard of…especially among millennial employees. Yet, some companies manage to do it and do it well. For many millennials, company loyalty is where they want to be, but in order to do that…they must feel that the company is loyal to them as well. This particular episode showcases […]

12: Motivating Millennial Employees

By Amanda Hammett | September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
featuring Morgan J. Ingram

How do you motivate millennial employees? That is a question I get all the time. Fortunately, this episode goes into detail about motivating millennial employees. Guest, Morgan J. Ingram is such a motivated millennial that he created a youtube video that shared the tips he used to get himself promoted. That video would eventually lead […]

11: Millennials: Where Passion Meets Drive

By Amanda Hammett | September 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Featuring Rakhi Voria

Every company realizes the importance and impact of the millennial generation. And every company wants to hire ROCKSTAR millennials. But at the end of the day, is your workplace culture truly one in which millennials can be successful? Share the LOVE and TWEET about this episode. Don’t miss an episode. Subscribe to Millennial Rockstars. Tweet Disclaimer: […]

10: Creating Loyalty Among Millennial Employees

By Amanda Hammett | August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
featuring Maria Banjo

How do you create loyalty among millennial employees? And why are millennials not automatically loyal employees? Disloyal and lacking empathy are two ways millennials are often described. However, after meeting Maria O. Banjo you may need to revisit those descriptions. Maria is a DeKalb Co Elder Abuse prosecutor. Which means she spends all day, every […]

09: The Longterm Value of Hiring Millennials Right the 1st Time

By Amanda Hammett | August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
featuring JW Kiser

Hiring Millennials is not like hiring employees from other generations. All too often companies wait until they are desperate to fill a position before they begin to seriously recruit for it. By then, they are willing to accept the first person whose resume says they fulfill that need. But if you are hiring millennials, they […]

08: Fighting the Millennial Imposter Syndrome for Career Growth

By Amanda Hammett | August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
featuring Janet Hart

Millennials as a generation of kids grew up hearing they could do anything they set their minds to. Now they are questioning that ability. Now millennials are facing the Impostor Syndrome especially at work and it is affecting their career growth and trajectory. Meet a millennial rockstar who has successfully used mentors and colleagues to […]

07: How to Hire a Millennial Rockstar

By Amanda Hammett | August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
featuring Danny Schneider

How do you hire millennial rockstars? Every company goes into the hiring process hoping to find a millennial rockstar. Unfortunately, most of the time they simply find someone who can do the job. But what if the aim became more to find the “right” person instead of any person? In this episode, you’ll learn about […]

06: The Value of Millennial Mentorship

By Amanda Hammett | August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
featuring Jordan Donovan

Mentoring Millennials is regarded in corporate America as a “nice” thing to do, but often is overlooked in the controlled chaos. However for millennials, mentorship is a way to help them translate what they learned in college into real world experience. But the benefits of mentoring millennials does not end there. Studies have proven that […]